Taylor Swift, New Kids On The Block Impress With Great AMA Performances

Sunday night’s (November 21) American Music Awards show was a study in contrasts. Rihanna’s show-opening performance combined one of the most fun songs on her new album Loud (“What’s My Name?”) with one of the heaviest (“Love the Way You Lie (Part II)”). The technology-heavy appearance by the Black Eyed Peas was only a few… Read more »

Backstreet Boys And New Kids On The Block Talk Tour Details With Ryan Seacrest

After a grueling couple of days, we finally have the details surrounding the first few dates of the hotly anticipated tour that will bring together Backstreet Boys and New Kids On The Block. All nine guys sat down with Ryan Seacrest on Monday (November 8th) to talk about their 2011 tour. Seacrest announced that the… Read more »

Backstreet Boys Announce Tour With New Kids On The Block

Just as I would have done a decade ago, I’m heading to the mall to go shopping for what will be the concert event of 2011. That’s right, it’s confirmed: Backstreet Boys and New Kids On The Block will be hiting the road together next year. Ryan Seacrest, being the pop culture god that he… Read more »

New Kids On The Block Reveal Their Cruise Goal: Danny Wood In A Speedo

Today is the day the New Kids on the Block kick off their annual cruise. The boys set sail from Miami to bring their fans along for the experience of a lifetime over in the Bahamas. And it seems like the guys have quite the time planned for the fans joining them on the Carnival… Read more »

Jimmy Fallon Reveals His Secret New Kids On The Block History

It turns out that not only does Jimmy Fallon have a killer Boston accent, he also has some singing chops (which should come in handy now that he’s “Jimmie,” the sixth member of the New Kids on the Block). When he sat down to chill with the guys (and later me), he shared his memories… Read more »

New Kids On The Block: 2008 vs 1990

One of the commenters bashing our own James Montgomery over his dismissal of NKOTB fans actually had a pretty astute point: why so much NKOTB coverage for something maybe we’re not taking as seriously as some of the Blockheads are. Well, that’s just how altruistic we are. And as a peace offering, we wanted to… Read more »

New Kids On The Block: One Fan’s ‘Today’ Show Experience

Hi, NKOTB fans. Look, maybe we got off on the wrong foot. We really feel like we need to repair this relationship with you. First, we totally respect your love of NKOTB and, sure, we went for the easy punchline. Boy did we learn our lesson (well, except James). We are overwhelmed by your love… Read more »